Saturday, March 7, 2015

Poetry Review Special Feature: "Twenty" by the Editor



the rock of your life stands before you still rough 
in places deceptively smooth in others 
strong at the base a figure takes 
shape but the final result
 could go in many 
directions as
the chisel
of Time
shapes
and
molds chips
and cuts the
discarded pieces
crumble to sand and
pour into the lower half of
your hourglass the magnificence
of the final product still undetermined
but under the control of your steady hand and eye

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